The Bounty is a 1984 British historical adventure film directed by Roger Donaldson and is the fifth feature film version of the infamous mutiny on The Bounty incident in 1789. The film stars Mel Gibson as Fletcher Christian and Anthony Hopkins as Lt. William Bligh and cast also includes Liam Neeson and Laurence Olivier.
The following weapons were used in the film The Bounty:
The British Navy officers carry a Flintlock Pistols. The rebellious seamen seized them in the armory.
Brown Bess Flintlock Musket
The British soldiers and mariners are armed with Brown Bess Flintlock Muskets.
Behind the captain William Bligh (Anthony Hopkins) is see onboard a swivel cannon.
The naval cannon served in the film only as a "mule" for the execution of the sentence.